What Does One Million More Votes Mean? Time To End The Electoral College

Photo Credit – ParadeAny Candidate Who Wins The Most Votes Should WinAn Election. Time For The Undemocratic Electoral CollegeTo End. One Million More Votes. If the Presidential Election was a State election, decided the same way most states in this union called the United States of America are — One Million More Votes than any…

Op/Ed – Please Don’t Let the Door Hit You in the Derrière: LGBTQ Marriage is the Law

Photo Credit – Cardboiled.com Op/Ed Written by “FlaGatorJD” of Democratic Underground – Republished with Permission I know some of you are terribly upset about all this equality and marriage stuff, and you’re so fed up, you’re ready to just leave this country. First, let’s remember that you said you’d leave if President Obama were elected. He was,…

Op/Ed: Rev. Al Sharpton: It’s Time to Turn In Your ‘Black Civil Rights Leader’ Card

Photo Credit – Rev. Al Sharpton Verified Facebook PageMSNBC Host and self-proclaimed Civil Rights Leader Al Sharpton takes a photo with Fox News Commentator and self described ‘Mommy Grizzly” SarahPalin  Kid you not. This writer was on her way to sleep in bed as the time is mighty late in arctic cold Michigan this early Monday…

BREAKING: Missouri Governor Jay Nixon signs Executive Order Deploying National Guard to Ferguson

Photo Credit – Blog.Cleveland.com Governor Jay Nixon (D) is set to deploy the Missouri National Guard in Ferguson, MO starting Monday, August 18 after seven days of civil unrest after the shooting of Michael Brown by Ferguson City Police Officer Darren Wilson. Wilson remains free and not charged in the shooting resulting in Brown’s death…

Despite ample evidence US Republicans harden positions on climate change

https://1.rp-api.com/rjs/repost-article.js?3US Republicans harden positions on climate change (via AFP) Despite President Barack Obama’s renewed push to tackle climate change, many American politicians see a tougher stance against anti-pollution standards as a vote-winner in the race to replace him. Even as confirmed that he thinks he is ready to run,… http://www.qksz.net/1e-lrp4Join Amazon Prime – Watch Over…

Pulling The Race Card Michele Bachmann says: ‘Hillary can’t ride wave of white ‘guilt’ into office like Obama did’

https://1.rp-api.com/rjs/repost-article.js?3Michele Bachmann: Hillary can’t ride wave of white ‘guilt’ into office like Obama did (via Raw Story ) Former presidential hopeful Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) said in an interview with TriCities.com columnist Cal Thomas that the United States won’t elect former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton president in 2016 because the country “isn’t ready… http://www.qksz.net/1e-lrp4Join…

Lyndon “Magic” Johnson and the invention of poverty politics

  Originally Published at The GrioUsed with Permission on Independent Underground News & TalkBy: David Alexander Bullock Photo Credit – The Grio.com On Jan. 8, 1964, President Lyndon Johnson identified America’s new enemy poverty. On the heels of President John F. Kennedy’s death in Dallas, Texas and in the wake of both a growing militancy…